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The Best Rappers From Florida  

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List Rules Only famous hip hop artists who were born in or started their careers in Florida.

Florida may be the one state that has it all – oranges, a mostly tropical climate, Disneyworld, the Everglades, the weirdest news in all of America, and… a thriving hip hop scene. Who knew? Yes, the Sunshine State brings a lot to the American cultural table, especially in terms of hip hop. Rick Ross, Luther Campbell, Pitbull and Plies all hail from Florida, and there are scores of other rappers we’ve uncovered that are either influential to rap as a whole or still very much at the at the top of their game.

Take a look at this list of rappers from Florida and vote for your favorite Florida rappers!

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XXXTentacion is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
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Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy, better known by his stage name XXXTentacion, was an American rapper, singer and songwriter. Born and raised in Plantation, Florida, Onfroy spent most of his childhood in ...more
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Ski Mask The Slump God is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
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Stokeley Clevon Goulbourne (born April 18, 1996), known professionally as Ski Mask the Slump God (formerly stylized as $ki Mask "The Slump God"), is an American rapper and songwriter. ...more
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Denzel Curry is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
Denzel Rae Don Curry (born February 16, 1995) is an American rapper, singer and songwriter. Raised in Carol City, Florida, Curry started rapping while in sixth grade and began working on his ...more
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YNW Melly is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
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Jamell Maurice Demons (born May 1, 1999), known professionally as YNW Melly, is an American rapper, singer and songwriter from Gifford, Florida. He is best known for his single "Murder on ...more
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Kodak Black is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
Bill K. Kapri (born June 11, 1997), born Dieuson Octave and better known by his stage name Kodak Black, is an American rapper, singer and songwriter. He is noted for his singles ...more
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Rick Ross is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
William Leonard Roberts II (born January 28, 1976), known professionally as Rick Ross, is an American rapper, entrepreneur and record executive.After releasing his debut single, ...more
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T-Pain is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
Faheem Rasheed Najm (born September 30, 1985), better known by his stage name T-Pain, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter and record producer. His debut album, Rappa Ternt Sanga, was ...more
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Bobby Shmurda is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
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Ackquille Jean Pollard (born August 4, 1994), known professionally as Bobby Shmurda, is an American rapper. He signed a deal with Epic Records after his track "Hot N*gga" peaked at ...more
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GlokkNine is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
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Smokepurpp is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
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Omar Pineiro (born May 15, 1997), known professionally as Smokepurpp, is an American rapper from Miami, Florida. Pineiro found success on the audio distribution platform SoundCloud in 2017 after ...more
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Wifisfuneral is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
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Flo Rida is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
Tramar Lacel Dillard (born September 17, 1979), known professionally as Flo Rida ( floh RY-də), is an American rapper, singer and songwriter from Carol City, Florida. His 2007 breakout single ...more
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DJ Khaled is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
Khaled Mohamed Khaled (born November 26, 1975), better known as DJ Khaled, is an American DJ, record executive, songwriter, record producer and media personality. Born in New Orleans, Louisiana, ...more
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Lil Pump is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
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Gazzy Garcia (born August 17, 2000), known professionally as Lil Pump, is an American rapper and songwriter. He began uploading songs to music sharing website SoundCloud in 2016, gaining almost ...more
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Ace Hood is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
Antoine McColister (born May 11, 1988), better known by his stage name Ace Hood, is an American rapper. He was born in Port St. Lucie, Florida and raised in Deerfield Beach, Florida. He was ...more
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Plies is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
Algernod Lanier Washington (born July 1, 1976), better known by his stage name Plies, is an American hip hop recording artist. He is the founder of Big Gates Records. Born in Fort Myers, ...more
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Ghostemane is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
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Gunplay is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
Richard Morales, Jr., better known by his stage name Gunplay, is an American hip hop recording artist from Carol City, Florida. He embarked on his career in hip hop, as a member of fellow ...more
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SpaceGhostPurrp is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
Markese Rolle, better known by his stage name SpaceGhostPurrp, is an American rapper and producer from Miami, Florida, and is the founder of the hip hop group Raider Klan. He gathered a ...more
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Pouya is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
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Trick Daddy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
Maurice Samuel Young (born September 27, 1973), better known by his stage name Trick Daddy, is an American rapper from Miami's Liberty City.
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Pitbull is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
Armando Christian Pérez (born January 15, 1981), known professionally as Pitbull, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, and record producer. Pérez initially began his career ...more
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KiD TRUNKS is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
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Mase is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
Mason Durell Betha (born August 27, 1975), better known by his stage name Mase (formerly Murda Mase and stylized as Ma$e), is an American rapper, songwriter and minister. He is known for his ...more
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lil boom is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Rappers From Florida
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